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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 29th February, 2016 wrote:
Mathew was 18 years old on arrival. He was single and his native place was Dublin.
He is listed as having Colonial sentences, at Norfolk Island, Cockatoo Island and VDL.
27/12/1847: COF (NSW Gov. Records)
Also found some references to him being the brother of Thomas Byrne - also on board and also transported for picking pockets.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 29th February, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Mathew, surname: Byrne, alias1: Matthew, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1811, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime